Karen Ota-O’Brien (Coconut Creek, Florida) is founder of the South Florida Women’s Hockey
Program, the Lucky Pucks Hockey Club and co-founder and current President of the Florida Women's
Hockey League (FWHL). Karen has worked faithfully for almost three decades to establish women’s hockey in
Florida, creating a community where women of all ages and backgrounds feel safe, included and
empowered on and off the ice.